Winter 2024 Classifieds

Cars For Sale

1947 Mercury Eight. Repainted with new soft top and wire harness. Original 239 flathead V-8, three-speed manual transmission. Less than 50,000 miles showing on odometer.  Brightwork is clean with a few minor dents. Glass is in good condition with no scratches. Paint shows a few chips, but otherwise looks great (no dents in body).  Seats are very comfortable and replicate the original design. 12V conversion with upgraded starter, classic instrument gauges match original style. New brakes, shocks, front end bushings and linkages, water pumps, mufflers, hydraulic top lift mechanism. Clean California title. $22,500. Contact Tom (northern CA) at (310) 872-9402; e-mail tdorow44

1949 Mercury Coupe, all original. Out after nearly 10 years in storage. Many new parts. 99-percent rust free. Car runs, but needs fuel tank drained and cleaned. Car is a three-speed overdrive, but have not been able to drive it to test the overdrive. Asking $18,000, but willing to consider fair offer. Contact Mickey at (815) 301-7622.

1950 Monterey convertible, one of the finest on the planet. Frame-off restoration and powder coated. GM 502, mint condition in and out. All-leather interior, power steering, windows and top, and ice-cold AC. Four-wheel disc brakes. No disappointments. Asking $89,500. Contact Dave at (402) 203-3333.

I’m 77 years old and due to illness, I can’t enjoy my cars and hobby as I have for more than 50 years. With a heavy heart, it is time to part with them. Feel free to call me for more information and pricing. The cars are located in Wilmington, Del., about 23 miles south of Philadelphia. This information applies to the 1956 Medalist through the 1963 Monterey Breezeway.

1956 Medalist two-door sedan, yellow, 312 engine, standard shift on column, continental kit, sun visor over windshield, side window shades, power windows in front doors, power seats, steering and brakes, skirts, spinner caps, dual mirrors, day/night mirror, carpet with mats, tires are bias ply whitewalls, original material and style, interior redone, new clutch assembly. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1962 Monterey S-55 two-door convertible, Black Cherry Metallic, 390 engine, automatic floor-shift console, power windows, steering, driver’s seat, brakes. New correctly done interior, top, rearview mirror, day/night mirror, AM radio converted to FM, floor mats, carpet, whitewall tires. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1962 Monterey S-55 hardtop, all black, 352 engine, automatic, power steering, brakes, windows. Rolling condition, project car, all there, parked more than 25 years ago, would be a great companion to the 1962 convertible for sale. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1962 Monterey convertble, parts car, free with purchase of restored 1962 convertible, or $500 separately. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1963 Monterey S-55 four-door hardtop, white, 390 engine, Breezway, factory AC, power seats, windows, back window, steering; L/S mirror, floor mats, remote trunk opener, whitewall tires. AC not functioning. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1963 Monterey S-55 two-door hardtop, factory AC, power steering and brakes, project car. No rust on body and frame. Small crease on right-side door, plus quarter panel. Many extra parts, also. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1963 Monterey Breezway two-door hardtop, Carnival Red, 390 four-barrel engine, power brakes, steering and rear windows, windshield washer, wire WH covers, radial whitewall tires, Mercury floor mats, L.S rear-view mirror. Contact John at (302) 529-1946.

1963 Comet convertible, two door, 260-2V, V-8, two-speed automatic. Runs excellent. No oil burning from motor. Newer convertible power top: color Navy. No pitting or rust on bumpers. Body is straight. No major dents. Dash has all original gauges and AM radio. The interior is in good condition and no rips in material, but carpeting is worn. The original mileage is 75,000. Asking $19,500 or a reasonable offer will be considered. No trades! Located in Texas. Call Dave at (830) 391-6760.

1964 Parklane convertible. Excellent example of a rare 25th Anniversary convertible. Original rust free. Southern California car. Rebuilt 390, transmission and carburetor. Body, top, interior and chrome all in excellent condition. Power bench seat, power windows and glass rear window. Same owner last 34 years. 62,000 original miles. Located 15 miles north of Oroville, Wash., in Canada’s desert country. $25,000 US. Contact Mark at (778) 288-9082 or e-mail for more info or pics.

1978 Mercury Zephyr Z-7 two-door hardtop. Factory three speed standard on the floor. 200 six cylinder. Original paint, no major dents. The original mileage is 74,000. The car comes from Calif. Recent repairs: new carburetor, distributor. Cap rotor and amp, wires, spark plugs, new master cylinder. New muffler and tail pipe. New headliner and amp; carpet. Interior excellent shape. No rips or tears. Asking $9,000. Price is negotiable. No trades. Located in Texas. Call Dave at (830) 391-6760.

Parts For Sale

NOS rear fenders for 1952-53 Mercury (there were no Montclair models for ’52 and ’53). Complete set, perfect except for minor surface rust. $400 for the pair, plus shipping from California. Call Al at (818) 914-8879.

1960 bumpers, trim, two deck lids, numerous smalls for interior, original manual, two-door Parklane parts car with  driver’s side door missing, rebuilt steering gear in box, too many parts to mention. Text Cheryl at (918) 633-7911 and we can talk price.

Parts Wanted

Headliner bows for a 1963 Colony Park station wagon. Contact Buddy at (252) 341-0720 or e-mail

Need a power steering pump for a 1959 Mercury. Call Dave at (830) 391-6760.